SOURCE: Jackson Hewitt Tax Service

Jackson Hewitt Tax Service

February 02, 2016 12:03 ET

Jackson Hewitt® Introduces Free Edition of Online Tax Preparation for Federal and State Returns

Includes Free Access to Last Year's Online Return Information and Free W-2 Downloads

JERSEY CITY, NJ--(Marketwired - Feb 2, 2016) -  Jackson Hewitt Tax Service® is offering do-it-yourself clients the opportunity to file their federal and state tax returns for free through Jackson Hewitt® Online Free Edition. The Free Edition is available through Feb. 15 for clients with income below $100,000, including unemployment or interest income below $1,500. Every Jackson Hewitt Online edition includes free W-2 downloads and free access to last year's online return information, even if it was filed with an online tax service competitor. 

"Providing this no-cost option for eligible taxpayers is just one more example of our commitment to help clients get faster, lower-cost access to their refunds," said David Prokupek, CEO of Jackson Hewitt. "By using Jackson Hewitt's online service, our hard-working clients benefit from one of the best values in online tax preparation."

Through a partnership with One Price Taxes, Jackson Hewitt Online offers an online experience based on Jackson Hewitt's 33-year history of helping clients identify deductions and credits they could miss if filing on their own. As an added bonus, clients have access to unlimited online chat or email support if they have questions or need advice during the process.

"Through our partnership, we're able to combine Jackson Hewitt's customer service expertise with our simple, secure online platform," said Robbie Edwards, CEO of One Price Taxes. "We're excited to deliver a great value in online tax preparation that helps Jackson Hewitt Online clients get the maximum refund they deserve."

To file online, visit, or to find an office location call 1 (800) 234-1040.

About Jackson Hewitt Tax Service Inc.
Jackson Hewitt Tax Service Inc. is the fastest-growing full-service tax preparation company, with a mission of offering its hard-working clients access to simple, low-cost solutions to manage their taxes and tax refunds. With more than 25,000 Tax Pros, Jackson Hewitt is devoted to helping clients get ahead with Maximum Refund and 100% Accuracy Guarantees. Jackson Hewitt is convenient, with approximately 6,300 franchised and company-owned locations, including 3,000 Walmart locations, and online and mobile tax solutions. For more information about products, services and offers, or to locate your neighborhood Jackson Hewitt office, visit or call 1 (800) 234-1040.

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